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dismiss

 
Verb dismiss has 6 senses
  1. dismiss, disregard, brush aside, brush off, discount, push aside, ignore - bar from attention or consideration; "She dismissed his advances"
    --1 is one way to reject
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
  2. dismiss, throw out - cease to consider; put out of judicial consideration; "This case is dismissed!"
    Derived form: noun dismissal1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  3. dismiss, send packing, send away, drop - stop associating with; "They dropped her after she had a child out of wedlock"
    --3 is one way to fire, give notice, can, dismiss, give the axe, send away, sack, force out, give the sack, terminate
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s somebody
  4. fire, give notice, can, dismiss, give the axe, send away, sack, force out, give the sack, terminate - terminate the employment of; "The boss fired his secretary today"; "The company terminated 25% of its workers"
    --4 is one way to remove
    Derived forms: noun dismission2, noun dismissal4
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Somebody ----s somebody to INFINITIVE
  5. dismiss, usher out - end one's encounter with somebody by causing or permitting the person to leave; "I was dismissed after I gave my report"
    --5 is one way to say farewell
    Derived form: noun dismissal3
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s somebody
  6. dissolve, dismiss - declare void; "The President dissolved the parliament and called for new elections"
    --6 is one way to change, alter, modify
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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